Phoebe Bridgers has revealed she had an abortion final 12 months whereas she was on tour, saying: “Everyone deserves that kind of access.”
The Grammy-nominated singer, 27, opened up about her expertise on Twitter within the wake of a leaked draft opinion which suggests the US Supreme Court could possibly be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade case that legalised abortion throughout America.
In response, Bridgers wrote on Twitter: “I had an abortion in October of final 12 months whereas I used to be on tour.
“I went to deliberate parenthood the place they gave me the abortion capsule. It was simple.
“Everyone deserves that kind of access.”
The Movement Illness singer additionally shared a hyperlink to an article printed by The Reduce which features a state-by-state breakdown of abortion rights organisations the place folks can donate to on-line.
A choice to overrule the Roe v Wade case might result in abortion bans in doubtlessly half the states of America.
Following the information, US president Joe Biden has mentioned he hoped the draft wouldn’t be finalised by justices, contending it mirrored a “fundamental shift in American jurisprudence” that threatened “other basic rights” like entry to contraception and marriage.